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Thursday

August 27, 2015 3:24 pm

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Recent faculty promotions at Bates include four professors earning tenure and three being named full professor.

Friday

August 21, 2015 8:15 am

Summer Student Work: Paige Guevarra ’18 gets to the heart of glass as geology assistant

Summer Student Work: Paige Guevarra ’18 gets to the heart of glass as geology assistant

Here’s what it is like to spend the summer as a funded research assistant in a Bates geology lab.

Friday

August 14, 2015 11:57 am

Physics professor Travis Gould nets $473,000 grant to develop new microscope

Physics professor Travis Gould nets $473,000 grant to develop new microscope

Gould’s is the latest significant grant awarded to Bates faculty who are utilizing powerful microscopes in the fields of biology, neuroscience, nanotechnology, and photophysics.

Friday

August 14, 2015 11:34 am

Linguist, language rights advocate Daniel Sanford takes Writing at Bates helm

Linguist, language rights advocate Daniel Sanford takes Writing at Bates helm

A linguist and language rights advocate, Daniel Sanford is the new director of Bates College’s Writing at Bates program.

Thursday

August 13, 2015 4:29 pm

Concerts on Quad conclude Aug. 13 with Stephanie Fogg Band

Concerts on Quad conclude Aug. 13 with Stephanie Fogg Band

The Concerts on the Quad at Bates College concludes with Maine jazz and soul artist Stephanie Fogg and her band on Aug. 13.

Thursday

August 13, 2015 2:22 pm

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, visited the Bates College Museum of Art on Aug. 11 during a three-day tour of Maine arts presenters.

Monday

August 3, 2015 9:45 am

Bates Dance Festival ends season with three popular programs

Bates Dance Festival ends season with three popular programs

The Bates Dance Festival reprises three popular annual offerings as it nears the end of its 2015 season.

Monday

July 27, 2015 9:48 am

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Robert Moses’ Kin returns to the Bates Dance Festival with performances of “NEVABAWARLDAPECE” on July 31–Aug. 1.

Monday

July 27, 2015 9:33 am

Concerts on Quad resume July 30 with dynamic Buckwheat Zydeco

Concerts on Quad resume July 30 with dynamic Buckwheat Zydeco

The Concerts on the Quad at Bates College resumes with the crowd-rousing zydeco artist Buckwheat Zydeco at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

Thursday

July 23, 2015 1:31 pm

Bates is a distinctive presence at international chemistry conference

Bates is a distinctive presence at international chemistry conference

Bates College was the only undergraduate institution represented at a recent international conference dedicated to chirality, a branch of chemistry.